Chris Scott Activity Tourism Manager
Having 'retired' from competitive sailing he is trying to find something new to fill the void. Currently mixing it up with 10ks, trail running, duathlons and adventure races.
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Just like the Three Wise Men OutdoorNI.com has come bearing gifts!
It's always difficult to buy a present for the person who has everything but this year OutdoorNI.com has made it easy with a selection of Gift Vouchers for unforgettable activity experiences all over Northern Ireland.
Your search for the perfect Christmas present for that someone special ends here!!!
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Choose from a whole host of unforgettable gift experiences throughout Northern Ireland including zorbing, surfing, mountain biking and even hover crafting! Simply look through the activity ideas online to purchase the perfect gift; you will then receive a personalised voucher in the post. All that will be left to do is give it to someone special and watch their face light up with excitement!
All vouchers are valid for 10 months from the day of purchase meaning your friends and family will have something to look forward to once the excitement of Christmas has been and gone. So what are you waiting for? Give your loved ones an experience they will never forget this Christmas.
OutdoorNI.com would like to wish all its fans and followers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!...
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You've found our 2010 Halloween Blog but don't worry there's plenty happening this year too. Check out 'Halloween Haunts & Frightening Fun 2016'
Normally when we mention outdoor activities, people list off fears such as ‘I’m scared of heights’, ‘I’m scared of water’ or other such fears and phobias.
However this weekend those fears will seem insignificant when encountered by ghouls and goblins from the underworld.
These fearsome creatures will be appearing all over Northern Ireland during Halloween. But don't be scared - stick close together with friends and family and try to shake them loose with some outdoor activity. Although that might not even be enough.
Check out our favourite outdoor activity ideas for this Halloween!
Halloween Spooky Night Paddle – Friday 29th Oct
Mobile Team Adventure – Shaw’s Bridge
Experience the haunted waters of the Lagan on this Spooky Night Paddle.
6.30pm - 7.30pm - Kids Only
8pm - 9pm - Family Session
9.30pm - 10.30pm - Adults Only
Cost - £12pp or £10pp in fancy dress. Best dressed goes free!
Halloween Spooky Walk – Saturday 30th & Sunday 31st Oct
Action Outdoors - Delamont Country Park
Come along after the sun goes down for a trip into the Haunted Woods. Listen to stories of ghosts and the Little People around a campfire. Parents join your children if you dare....
Cost From £5pp
Halloween Activity Shindig – Saturday 30th Oct
Action Outdoors – Delamont Country Park
Action Outdoors popular Activity Shindigs give you a great day out, with 5 activities to choose from including orienteering, archery, grass sledging, canoeing and our climbing wall. Activities £3 a go, or 5 activities for £12.
11am - 5pm. Booking and payment on the day
Welly Fest – Pumpkin Paddle – Saturday 30th Oct
Life - Castlewellan Forest Park – Also Annalong and Enniskillen
During ‘Welly Fest’ Life have several seasonal spooky Canoe trips running! Bring your own Pumpkin, Lanterns or other Ghoulish artefacts and decorate yourself, your Canoe and haunt the waterways! For all ages and abilities...
From 4.00pm until 6.00pm...
From as little as £14 per child and £16 per adult...
Halloween Howler – Saturday 30th October
Share Holiday Village – Lisnaskea
Everything you could possibly want for a Halloween experience:
Ghost Ships – Firework Cruise
Bouncy castle and fussball competition
Thrilling Speed Boat Rides
Spooktacular Night Paddles
Disco - 'Tramps Ball' + BBQ
Ghoulish treats and prizes galore
Doors open 12 noon
£5 per child £6 per adult
Halloween Maize Maze – Saturday 30th October
Carrowmena Activity Centre, Limavady
There will be 'trick or treat', 'quizzes', 'camp fire', 'music', 'ducking for apples' and much more but best of all there will be unexpected 'things' in the MAIZE...otherwise know as the ‘Field of Screams’
3.30 - 5.30pm under 10 years
6.00 - 9.00pm over 10 years
Todds Leap (of Doom) - Friday 29th October
Todds Leap Activity Centre, Ballygawley
Experience the thrills & chills at Todds Leap in Ballygawley this Halloween at our first ever ‘Spook Night’. The event will take place at our 100 acre centre, with a Halloween Terror Trail through our Off Road Track, where the infamous Todd himself once took a terrifying Leap to freedom in flight of his pursuers. There will be plenty of spooks and surprises along the way as he is pursued through the deep valley once more!
TRAIL TIMES: 4pm/ 5.30pm/ 7pm/ 8.30pm
This event is Free of charge with any donations going to Clogher Valley Patients Comfort Fund.